Established 1588 ffree Grammer Schole of Newport


Joyce Frankland Academy, Newport (previously known as Newport Free Grammar School) is a non-selective mixed comprehensive Academy and provides for the educational needs of pupils of secondary age (11-18 age range). 

Applications must be made using the common application form contained in the Secondary Education in Essex booklet which can be obtained from Essex County Council. Completed forms must be returned to the Local Authority (LA) by 31st October 2021.  Those not living in Essex should obtain a similar form from their own LA. 

The LA will write to parents on 1 March 2022 offering a place at the Academy or school allocated.  

To visit the Essex County Council Schools Admission information please click here

For Post 16 Admissions, please click here